Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ recent decision to launch an investigation into Disney has sparked controversy and concern. The investigation is focused on a deal between the Reedy Creek Improvement District and Disney, which the state alleges may have violated ethics or laws.
The investigation will seek to uncover any potential wrongdoing on the part of Disney or the board members of the district. It will also focus on the restructuring of the district and surrounding counties.
The move has been met with mixed reactions, with some applauding the governor for holding corporations accountable, while others argue that this is a politically motivated attack on a company that has been a cornerstone of the Florida economy for decades.
Critics of the governor have also pointed out that the investigation is a waste of taxpayer dollars and could damage the relationship between Florida and Disney.
Regardless of the outcome of the investigation, it is clear that tensions between Disney and the state of Florida are at an all-time high. It remains to be seen how this dispute will be resolved and what impact it will have on the state’s economy and reputation.